Southside university team benefiting from home-grown talent

Players who formerly played for Johnson County high school football teams comprise 7 percent of the University of Indianapolis roster.

There are eight in all, one of the “Elder” statesmen being a redshirt sophomore linebacker looking to make an impact following an injury-shortened 2013 season.

Former Center Grove standout O’rion Elder is healthy again after suffering a season-ending ACL injury to his right knee in the Greyhounds’ 56-3 stomping of William Jewell during the seventh game of the 2013 season.

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